Tag: history

Marine Lance Corporal Darwin Judge was the last American serviceman to die in the Vietnam War, one day before the fall of Saigon. Who was older?  Lance Corporal Darwin, or the Vietnam War itself?

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The Wright Brothers flew for the first time in 1903. Six years later, John Moore Brabazon flew what is believed to be the first flight with live cargo.  What animal did he take with him on a flight? The first …

Interesting Question of the Day – 15 July 2019 Read More »

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Name the city from this historical map. The first new player to comment on the website with the correct answer wins a free drink at their next iQ Trivia show.

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President Trump got some historical facts mixed up when he mentioned George Washington’s troops taking over airports. Social media really went with it. For your team name this week we want you to make another historical mistake. Abraham Lincoln got …

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Armstrong’s Law states that as a conversation continues, the likelihood of an American mentioning what event increases. The first new player to comment on the website with the correct answer wins a free drink at their next iQ Trivia show.

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To Anacreon in Heaven was an 18th Century drinking song sung by the members of a gentlemen’s club in London. It is also the tune of what national anthem. The first new player to comment on the website with the …

Interesting Question of the Day – 20 March 2019 Read More »

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In 1880, an Irish community began a campaign of ostracising a British land agent they felt had been treating them unfairly, refusing to harvest his crops, cook his meals, wash his clothes, deliver his letters, or serve him in shops. …

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There was a man named Albert in Nazi Germany. He had a truck sent to a concentration camp with a request for labourers.  He then had it driven to a remote location where he released the prisoners and let them …

Interesting Question of the Day – 16 January 2019 Read More »

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Donald Trump does not have a pet. How long has it been since the last US President who didn’t have a pet? Note: We are not considering any human members of his entourage or anything on his head to be …

Interesting Question of the Day – 12 November 2018 Read More »

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Carrots DON’T make you see better in the dark. But why did British authorities promote the idea that they DID make you see better? The first new player to comment on the website with the correct answer wins a free …

Interesting Question of the Day – 31 October 2018 Read More »

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